Contact and CV

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aliaschman@gmail.com

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Born 1985, Mountain View, California.

Lives and works in Chicago, IL.

Education

2011-2013    MFA Candidate in Studio (Printmedia), School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL

2003-2006   BA in Fine Art and Philosophy (with Distinction in Studiowork and Discourse of Art), University of Cape Town, South Africa

Solo and Two-Person Exhibitions

2009

Crocodile Tears, Parlour, Brooklyn, NY (with Andrzej Nowicki)

2007

The Moonlight Wisteria, Whatiftheworld, Old Biscuit Mill, Cape Town

Group Exhibitions

2013

Layered Cities and the Portable Studio, Kriti Gallery, Varanasi, India

2012

Small Worlds, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL

Beyond Print: Across Dimensionality, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL

Civic & Arts Foundation Visual Arts Competition, Union League Club of Chicago, IL

Ex, Wunderkammer Company, various locations in NY, IL and IN

Assemble, Carousel Project, Chicago, IL

2011

Gimme Some Truth, IN RiVERS, Brooklyn

Cutters, Parlour, Brooklyn

Opening Rejection, Williamsburg Walks, Brooklyn

Pull the Devil’s Tail, Greenpoint Reform Church, Brooklyn

Aux Follies, IN RiVERS, Brooklyn, NY

Desert Island, Space 1026, Philadelphia, PA

New Year, New Work, New Faces, Storefront, Brooklyn, NY

2010

The Box Which Contains The World, Brooklyn Fire Proof, Brooklyn, NY (BETA Spaces Festival)

Boxed In and Out, Mark Weathers, Brooklyn, NY (BETA Spaces Festival)

Citational Geographies, Centotto, Brooklyn, NY

Fragments, Parlour, Staten Island, NY

Spazi Segreti, or Mendacity, Mood, Centotto, Brooklyn, NY

THE MERZBUSH, Norte Maar, Brooklyn, NY

I Heart Art, Work Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Two Days Slow: An Alice in Wonderland Show, Canteen, Ottawa, Canada

Housebroken, Flux Factory, Long Island City, NY

2009

The End is Like the Beginning, Cinders, Brooklyn, NY

Marginalia, MTS Gallery, Anchorage, AK

The Wassaic Project, Wassaic, NY

Printing Money, The South African Print Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa

The Isle of Misfits, Canteen, Ottawa, Canada

2008

Between Worlds, Curious Matter, Jersey City, NJ

2007

Summer Salon, Café Mozart, Cape Town

Whatiftheworld, Hong Kong

2006

Graduate Show, Michaelis School of Fine Art, University of Cape Town

All Creatures Great and Small, Whatiftheworld, Old Biscuit Mill, Cape Town

Choice Assortment, Whatiftheworld, Old Biscuit Mill, Cape Town

Glimpse, Centre for African Studies Gallery, University of Cape Town

Not Yet Famous presents Nobody Likes Nothing, Whatiftheworld, Cape Town

2005

Mother City Queer Project’s “It’s a Circus”, Cape Town

Other Projects

2012

Curated Small Worlds, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL

2010

Curated The Box Which Contains The World at Brooklyn Fire Proof.

Coordinated Arts in Bushwick’s BETA Spaces Festival 2010.

2009

Window display, Desert Island Comics, Brooklyn, NY

Mural for Brooklyn Fire Proof East, Brooklyn, NY

India Street Mural Project (North Brooklyn Public Art Coalition), Brooklyn, NY